International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecological Nursing
2023, Vol. 5, Issue 2, Part A
A study to evaluate the effectiveness of planned teaching programme on knowledge and attitude regarding assisted reproductive techniques among infertile women attending in selected infertility Centers in Bagalkote, Karnataka
Shweta Potnis and Rhoda Jesuraj
Background of the Study: Infertility is a global health issue affecting approximately 8-10% of couples. It is a multidimensional problem with social economic and cultural implications, which can take threatening proportions in countries with strong demographic problems, such as Greece. Lately, an increasing number of couples with infertility problems choose the artificial insemination. The purpose of this study was to assess the knowledge and attitude among infertile women’s in selected infertility centres.
Infertile women’s refers to the female individuals who are in the age group of 20 to 40 years, unable to conceive even after one year of unprotected coitus and attending selected infertility centres.
Method: This was pre experimental study, one group pre-test and post-test design without control group with 50 subjects, selected through convenient sampling technique. Data was collected using Self-Administered Structured Closed Ended Questionnaire and Likert’s scale. Data was analyzed by using descriptive and inferential statistical in terms of mean, frequency distribution, percentage, ‘t’ test and chi-square test.
The sample of this study comprised of 50 infertile women of Bagalkot. Convenient sampling techniques was used to draw the sample for the study.
The tool developed and used for the data collection was self-administered knowledge and attitude questionnaire. The reliability of the tool was established by split half method and Karl Pearson coefficient and correlation was r=0.83 knowledge and attitude questionnaire.
Shweta Potnis, Rhoda Jesuraj. A study to evaluate the effectiveness of planned teaching programme on knowledge and attitude regarding assisted reproductive techniques among infertile women attending in selected infertility Centers in Bagalkote, Karnataka. Int J Obstetrics Gynaecological Nurs 2023;5(2):39-41. DOI: 10.33545/26642298.2023.v5.i2a.124